Smith & Solomon Training Solutions is a professional training school that focuses on providing career training for commercial drivers and forklift operators. The company was originally founded as a trucking company during the 1950s. However, the company began providing truck driver training and education in 1985. Smith and Solomon now has eight locations across three states -- New Jersey (Bordentown, Linden, Lakewood, and Bellmawr), Delaware (New Castle), and Pennsylvania (Dupont, Norristown, and Philadelphia). Training programs include the Commercial Driver's License Program, Forklift Operator Training Program, and the Train the Trainer Forklift Program.
Smith & Solomon Training Solutions is licensed/registered by the New Jersey State Motor Vehicle Commission, Pennsylvania State Board of Private Licensed Schools, Delaware State Division of Motor Vehicles, and the Delaware Department of Education. They are also an approved CDL trainer in the states of New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Delaware.
Faculty members at Smith & Solomon are licensed instructors with years of professional, on the road driving experience. Courses are taught using real-life scenarios, allowing students to gain the practical knowledge and skills they need to enter the job market. Instructors are committed to teaching students about the safety issues and responsibilities that come with driving commercial motor vehicles.
Smith & Solomon Training Solutions is a commuter based school and does not offer housing arrangements for students. The school has a 140 piece fleet of training equipment that includes tractor trailers, buses, dump trucks, flat beds, and forklifts. Students are able to train on the same equipment that they will use for their test. Smith & Solomon offers job placement assistance to its graduates, including weekly recruiting visits from major trucking companies and job fairs.
Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2015-16, National Center for Education Statistics, https://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/
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